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Men in the Mines

A History of Mining Activity in Nova Scotia, 1720-1992


Nova Scotia Mine Fatalities, 1838-1992

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Name Date Cause Mine County Type
McDonald, J. S. 2 1910-04-13 Fall of coal Dominion No. 1 Cape Breton County Coal
Bradwell, James 2 1910-06-07 Fall of stone Dominion No. 10 Cape Breton County Coal
Johnson, Angus 2 1910-09-29 Jammed between coal hoppers, at surface Dominion No. 12 Cape Breton County Coal
McDonald, M. 2 1910-07-05 Fall of stone Dominion No. 12 Cape Breton County Coal
Alexander, Gust 2 1910-03-16 Fall of coal off rib Dominion No. 2 Cape Breton County Coal
Bonnell, Louis 2 1910-05-06 Fall of coal at face Dominion No. 2 Cape Breton County Coal
Chisholm, John J. 2 1910-04-28 Fall of stone pillar Dominion No. 2 Cape Breton County Coal
Connors, John 3 1910-06-14 Run over by motor, died a few hours after Dominion No. 2 Cape Breton County Coal
McLean, Dan S. 2 1910-08-02 Shot-firer fired while deceased was connecting wire Dominion No. 2 Cape Breton County Coal
Ross, Curtis 2 1910-05-11 Live wire Dominion No. 2 Cape Breton County Coal
McKenzie, Hector 2 1910-06-07 Electric switch Dominion No. 3 Cape Breton County Coal
Kuss, Anthony 2 1910-04-16 Fall of stone face Dominion No. 4 Cape Breton County Coal
McDonald, A. R. 2 1910-10-17 Fell in front of full trip Drummond Mine Pictou County Coal
Paul, Percy 2 1911-12-14 Smothered in Culm Car Cumberland District, No. 2 Surface Cumberland County Coal
Groves, Frank 2 1911-05-03 Shot blew through on slant containing water, partly driven between main slope. Drowned Dominion Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Hamilton, James 2 1911-05-03 Shot blew through on slant containing water, partly driven between main slope. Drowned Dominion Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Brown, Robert 2 1911-10-12 Run over by trip Dominion No. 1 Cape Breton County Coal
Kohusz, Wasye 3 1911-07-25 Caught between two boxes Dominion No. 1 Cape Breton County Coal
Hennessey, Joseph 3 1911-07-19 Fall of stone. Leg injured. Dominion No. 10 Cape Breton County Coal
Cibarro, Stephano 2 1911-10-26 Fall of stone Dominion No. 12 Cape Breton County Coal
Cicchetto, Albert 3 1911-09-06 Fall of stone Dominion No. 14 Cape Breton County Coal
McKenzie, Stephen 3 1911-05-19 Struck by cage balance Dominion No. 14 Cape Breton County Coal
Campbell, John 2 1911-11-22 Run over by full trip. Arms and legs broken. Accidental death Dominion No. 2 Cape Breton County Coal
McLean, Dan 2 1911-10-19 Fell under engine Dominion No. 2 Cape Breton County Coal
McPhee, Thomas 2 1911-03-15 Jammed between box and roof. Died a few hours later Dominion No. 2 Cape Breton County Coal
Smart, John 2 1911-12-22 Fell under trip of coal Dominion No. 2 Cape Breton County Coal
Hawes, Thomas 2 1911-03-17 Fall of stone in pillar Dominion No. 4 Pictou County Coal
Marsh, James 2 1911-01-26 Fall of rib coal Dominion No. 4 Cape Breton County Coal
Yacick, Thomas 2 1911-10-27 Fall of coal. Head and back hurt. Accidental death. Dominion No. 4 Cape Breton County Coal
McNeil, James 2 1911-01-30 Fall of stone Dominion No. 7 Cape Breton County Coal
McFadden, Dan 3 1911-03-17 Struck by stone falling in man-shaft Dominion No. 9 Pictou County Coal
Hardcastle, E. 2 1911-05-12 Fall of stone Great Northern Mine Cumberland County Coal
McDonald, Ranald 2 1911-01-24 Fall of coal. Head crushed Inverness Mine Inverness County Coal
McNeil, Neil S. 2 1911-09-26 Run over by balance cage. Died three hours after accident Inverness Mine Inverness County Coal
Nicholson, Philip 2 1911-11-01 Fall of stone Joggins Mine Cumberland County Coal
Farrel, Henry 3 1911-05-19 Fall of stone from roof McKay Mine Pictou County Coal
Gilroy, Joseph 2 1911-08-31 Jammed by cars Springhill Mine Cumberland County Coal
Bulmer, Walter 2 1911-12-21 Struck by ginney or prop Springhill No. 3 (Cumberland and District) Cumberland County Coal
Aexter, Alex 10 1911-01-03 Explosion Sydney Mines No. 3 Cape Breton County Coal
Amey, Arthur 3 1911-01-03 Gas explosion Sydney Mines No. 3 Cape Breton County Coal
Ferguson, A. F. 3 1911-01-03 Gas explosion Sydney Mines No. 3 Cape Breton County Coal
Heralul, Joseph 10 1911-01-03 Explosion Sydney Mines No. 3 Cape Breton County Coal
Messervey, James 3 1911-01-03 Gas explosion Sydney Mines No. 3 Cape Breton County Coal
Murphy, Brian 3 1911-01-03 Gas explosion Sydney Mines No. 3 Cape Breton County Coal
Parsons, Israel 3 1911-01-03 Gas explosion Sydney Mines No. 3 Cape Breton County Coal
Purchase, Harry 3 1911-01-03 Gas explosion Sydney Mines No. 3 Cape Breton County Coal
Reid, Eugene 3 1911-01-03 Gas explosion Sydney Mines No. 3 Cape Breton County Coal
Rosten, James 10 1911-01-03 Explosion Sydney Mines No. 3 Cape Breton County Coal
Teraunt, Amos 10 1911-01-03 Explosion Sydney Mines No. 3 Cape Breton County Coal
Tramsen, James 10 1911-01-03 Explosion Sydney Mines No. 3 Cape Breton County Coal


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